Creating an efficient kitchen gives me a weird sense of excitement – but it’s because I know that when my kitchen is in order, I get happy about making food – and I believe that’s exactly how we need to feel! I’ve also thrown in a few extra ideas that will not only help you feel happy, but also incredibly clever as you reduce on waste, save money and make life easy!
Lids drive me insane! This looks hopeful….
Talk about using the most out of every space. This storage idea is smart for small kitchens like mine
3. Label it!
No more tossing out forgotten (but perfectly good) food. Keep a roll of tape and a marker handy, you’ll reduce waste and save money! Clever you 🙂
No more scraping – simply pour hot milk in a near-empty jar of Nutella, or hot tea in a near-empty jar of honey and enjoy!
Don’t have a double broiler? Save your money and fashion one yourself!
If you love green shakes, here’s a great way to prepare a batch of greens ready to go!
Make healthy, yummy frozen pops to please a crowd – and you don’t need special molds or a popsicle maker!
Give yourself a little extra chopping room, with this weekend DIY. All you need is a chopping board and set of legs – I reckon Ikea has you covered for both!
Save on the washing up, serve a presentable meal on the very pan or chopping board you prepared it on!
photo by: Michael Graydon
10. Quick Flavour
These flavour cubes not only make your meal delicious, but are also a great way to preserve your herbs! Double win!
11. Follow a Recipe
Keep that recipe up in view, but out of your batter!
Imagine how proud of yourself you’ll be, to open your fridge and find this…
13. Make Use of It!
Use the inside of your cabinets to tuck away little bits and bobs. Hang tools, notes and recipes!
14. Buzz off!
You can’t cook a happy meal with fruit flies buzzing around. Use this tried and tested tip to get rid of them!
How about you? Any killer tips to share with the Little Green Dot community? Let me know in the comments!